Solid State Drives or SSDs are the fastest forms of storage available for laptops out there. These drives promise faster boot times, faster read/write speeds, and an overall boost to the laptop’s performance. With the technology becoming more of a trend nowadays, many manufacturers have started adopting the technology. Now, with so many options available to choose from, which one should you go with? Well, fret not, as we bring to you our list of 15 best SSD laptops that you can buy in India:
- Best Budget SSD Laptops
- Best Mid-Range SSD Laptops
- Best High-End SSD Laptops
- Best Gaming Laptops with SSD
Best Budget Laptops with SSD (December 2018)
Acer Swift 3
If you’re looking for a cheap laptop that is fast and gets the job done, this one is for you. One of the cheapest options on offer, the Acer Swift 3 is a fantastic laptop, especially considering its price tag. The laptop packs in a 6th-gen i3 processor coupled with 4GB of DDR4 RAM, along with a 128GB SSD storage. The Swift 3 is also one of the slimmest and lightweight laptops out there, making it super portable. And thanks to the aforementioned hardware, the laptop should handle all your basic tasks quite “swiftly”. A noteworthy addition is the fact that the laptop also offers a dedicated fingerprint sensor, a feature that is usually found on higher-end devices.
Buy from Amazon: (Rs. 34,990)
HP Envy 13-ah0042au
You do not wanna spend a lot, but you want to make a style statement? Well, the HP Envy series is just what you’re looking for. The HP Envy series is known for combining decent hardware with appealing looks. The HP Envy 13-ah0042au is no different. The laptop comes with an 8th-gen i3 processor, paired with 4GB RAM along with a 128GB SSD. Weighing in at just 1.21kg, the HP laptop comes in super-sleek profile, making it one of the best looking laptops in its price bracket. The sleek looking casing with an exquisite design language makes the HP Envy a very appealing device, one that performs just as good as it looks.
Buy from Flipkart: (Rs. 50,990)
Asus VivoBook S14
The Asus VivoBook series of laptops have slowly been gaining popularity in the country, thanks to the great hardware it offers along with a compelling price tag. Take the Asus VivoBook S14 for example. The laptop comes with an 8th-gen i3 processor combined with 8 GB DDR4 RAM along with a 256GB SSD plus a 1TB HDD storage. All of this, packed inside a beautiful package which weighs just 1.43kg, and a price that is bound to appeal to everyone. The Asus VivoBook S14 also comes with a fingerprint sensor on the touchpad which makes use of the Windows Hello feature. Additionally, the keyboard on the device resembles the ones found on the earlier gen Macbooks and is super comfortable to type on.
Buy from Flipkart: (Rs. 46,990)
Acer Spin 5
SSDs are the fastest storage options available right now, and while most manufacturers out there use it in their powerhouses or ultrabooks, the slim profile of this storage option also allows them to be incorporated into convertibles. And the Acer Spin 5 is a perfect example of that. Packing in a 7th-gen i3 processor together with 4 GB DDR4 RAM, the laptop comes with a whopping 256GB SSD storage. What’s more is that the convertible weighs just 1.6kg, giving the user the best of both worlds. While using a 13.3 inch device in tablet mode can be a tedious task for some, the Acer Spin 5 is a worthy laptop for any designer out there.
Buy from Flipkart: (Rs. 42,990)
Best Mid-Range Laptops with SSD
Dell Inspiron 13 5370
The Dell Inspiron 13 5370 is a serious powerhouse coming in at a competing price tag. The laptop packs in the latest 8th-gen Intel i5 processor along with 8GB of DDR4 RAM. As for the storage, the device comes with a super fast 256GB SSD. Oh, and unlike other Inspiron laptops, the Inspiron 13 5370 comes in at just 1.4kg, making it super portable. The laptop also comes with Microsoft Office Home and Student 2016 pre-installed, so you do not miss out on any of your important software. Also, there’s a USB 3.1 Type-C port on this device as well, so you know your laptop is future ready.
Buy from Amazon: (Rs. 65,490)
HP Envy 13-ad125TU
Another laptop from the HP Envy series enters our list, for the same reasons as always. The Envy 13-ad125TU is a head-turner, with the pure exquisite looks it offers. But that’s not the only thing that’s good about this device, it packs in some serious hardware as well. Combining an 8th-gen Intel Core i5 processor with 8GB RAM, the device carries a 256GB SSD for super fast storage. Also, the 13.3-inch display on this device is one of the best in the market out there, and weighing in at just 1.32kg, you can easily carry this laptop with you wherever you go.
Buy from Flipkart: (Rs. 67,990)
Lenovo Ideapad 520S
Personally, I’ve always admired Lenovo for offering great hardware for people with not-too deep pockets. The Lenovo 520S is no different. The 14.1-inch laptop packs in an 8th-gen Intel Core i5 processor along with 8GB of DDR4 RAM. As for the storage, the laptop comes with a 1TB hard disk, which should prove plentiful. Also, despite its comparatively larger size, the 520S weighs in at just 1.7kg, making it quite portable, as compared to the other options in the same price segment. The Lenovo 520S also embraces Windows Hello, thanks to the on-board fingerprint sensor.
Buy from Amazon: (Rs. 68,000)
Apple MacBook Air
The laptop that needs no introduction – Apple’s MacBook Air. The MacBook Air is an ultra-portable laptop which should satisfy all your basic computing needs, and then some. The device packs in a 8th-gen Intel Core i5 processor coupled along with 8GB LPDDR3 RAM. The 13.3-inch device comes with a 128GB SSD for super fast storage, and thanks to the macOS present on the device, you get a stellar battery life and amazing performance. If you’re looking for a lightweight and ultraportable macOS machine, the Apple MacBook Air is just what you want.
Note: While we have updated this article with the latest MacBook Air available out there, if you’re looking for the older model, it’s still available on Amazon for Rs. 57,990.
Buy from Amazon: (Rs. 1,14,900)
Best High-End Laptops with SSD
Apple MacBook Pro
For those of you who want the best productive laptop out there, the Apple MacBook Pro should be at the top of your list, just as it is on ours. The newest MacBook Pro, while lacking the touch bar, offers some serious hardware for all your productive tasks. The device comes with a 2.3GHz Intel Core i5 processor coupled with 8GB LPDDR3 RAM. The MacBook Pro packs in a 128GB Solid State drive for super-fast storage, along with Intel Iris Plus 640 Graphics for all your graphics needs as well. Apart from the lack of a touch bar, the MacBook Pro is still one of your best options for a fast performing and reliable device with SSD storage, all under 1L.
Buy from Amazon: (Rs. 99,990)
Dell Inspiron 13 7373
The Dell Inspiron 7373 is part of the 7000 series which is at the top of the Inspiron line-up. A 2-in-1 laptop, the Dell Inspiron 7373 packs in the 8th-gen Intel i7 processor along with a whopping 16GB of DDR4 RAM. Oh, and if you thought that was big, the device also boasts of a humongous 512GB SSD storage option. All of this, packed inside a 13.3-inch laptop which weighs just 1.45kg and is convertible as well. Considering that Dell is offering this superb package under 1 lakh INR, this is an easy recommend to anyone out there.
Buy from Amazon: (Rs. 97,600)
Asus ZenBook UX430UN-GV022T
The ZenBook lineup is Asus’ flagship models in the laptop segment, and considering the hardware under its hood, the device is one of the best in the market. The ZenBook UX430UN-GV022T comes with an 8th-gen i7 processor coupled with 8GB RAM. The 14-inch device packs in a 512GB SSD for super fast storage. But apart from all that, the device also boasts of a dedicated MX150 GPU, which allows the device to be used for mediocre gaming purposes as well, as well as other graphics-intensive tasks out there. Additionally, the Blue Metal color option of the device makes it stand out from the herd, making it look simple yet appealing at the same time.
Buy from Amazon: (Rs. 94,850)
Acer Spin 7
One of the best convertibles out there, the Acer Spin 7 is an easy recommend to anyone out there. The 14-inch 2-in-1 device comes with a 7th-gen Intel Core i7 processor along with 8GB of DDR3 RAM. While it may only boast of a 256GB SSD Storage, the device has one of the best displays out there. And thanks to Acer’s bundled software along with Windows 10, the touchscreen experience of the device is next level. Also, while it does have a 13.3-inch display, the device is one of the slimmest laptops out there, making it an eye-candy for others as well.
Buy from Amazon: (Rs. 90,000)
Best Gaming Laptops with SSD
Asus TUF FX504GE-E4366
The new Asus TUF series is the company’s attempt at offering great gaming laptops at a competitive price point. The Asus TUF FX504GE-E4366T shares the same DNA as the Asus ROG but comes at a very steep price point. The Asus TUF packs in the latest 8th-gen Intel Core i5-8300H processor along with 8GB of DDR4 RAM. The gaming beast comes with 128GB SSD for your Windows OS along with a couple of other games, while adding along a 1TB HDD as well. Oh, and Lenovo has also thrown in a Nvidia GeForce GTX 1050ti with 4GB of GDDR5 VRAM to satisfy all your gaming needs.
Buy from Flipkart: (Rs. 69,990)
MSI GL63 8RE-455IN
One of the biggest brands with respect to gaming, MSI has slowly been gaining fans in India. The MSI MSI GL63 8RE-455IN gaming laptops is one the company’s top-of-the-line laptops, combining hardware in a beastly looking package. The gaming beast comes with an 8th-Gen Intel Core i7 processor coupled with 16GB of DDR4 RAM. The laptop comes with a 128GB SSD plus a 1TB HDD for all your storage needs. While packing in a Nvidia GeForce 1060, the device also comes with MSI Shift Technology which provides optimum performance by minimizing noise and temperatures.
Buy from Amazon: (Rs. 1,14,990)
Acer Predator Helios 300
Acer has a stunning range of gaming products. The Predator Helios 300 is one of the company’s best selling products in the country, thanks to its beastly horsepower under the hood. The laptop comes with an 8th-gen Intel i7 processor paired alongside a 16GB DDR4 RAM. The device packs in a super fast 256GB SSD along with a 1TB HDD to satisfy all your storage needs. As for your gaming needs, the laptop comes equipped with the Nvidia GeForce GTX 1060, which provides desktop grade graphics performance.
Buy from Flipkart: (Rs. 1,19,900)
15 Best Laptops with SSD Storage You Can Buy
So, that’s all from our side. The above list was curated with a lot of members of the Beebom team getting together and deciding on the best choices. Thanks to the powerful SSD storage options, your new laptop will not only be super fast but also mostly portable. So, did any of the aforementioned laptops catch your eye? Do you have any other suggestions in store for us? Do share your thoughts in the comments section below.